Vasco: Customs officials seized 450g of gold powder at Dabolim airport on Friday. An international passenger had arrived in Goa on an Oman Air flight.
During the screening actions, customs officials intercepted an international passenger at the airport and seized six transparent plastic bags bearing a brown substance that was exposed to be gold in powdered form.
The value of the gold will be determined after an extraction procedure. Further inquiries are being carried out.